• Almost £9m wasted on under-utilised cloud tech ev...

    • 9:24 AM, Oct 4

    “In Europe, organisations are spending £29.48 million on cloud computing, but the survey suggests 30% of that is being wasted.” – says Bobby Hellard from Cloud Pro. READ MORE!

  • Private, Public, or Hybrid: Where should the workl...

    • 9:22 AM, Oct 4

    “Cloud technologies have improved time to market, lowered operational and capital expenditures, and provided organizations with the ability to dynamically adjust provisioning to meet changing needs. But it can still be difficult at times to discern how to optimize a cloud solution to meet your business needs. So what are the key aspects of a

  • Top 5 tips to prevent ransomware

    • 8:51 AM, Oct 3

    Tom Merritt from TechRepublic gives us 5 tips to prevent ransomware: Secure every device in your operation Educate your staff Make sure IT knows when employees are traveling Disable unnecessary Windows processes Make good and frequent #backups READ MORE!

  • Executives have to make cybersecurity a priority i...

    • 8:33 AM, Oct 3

    “Businesses and organizations of all sizes have steadily begun to recognize the importance of cybersecurity to their success. As spending and awareness of the importance of cybersecurity increases, so does the demand for intelligence about how best to spend those funds and what security leaders can expect in today’s constantly evolving attack surfaces.” – read

  • Multi-cloud security: 7 issues to watch

    • 8:36 AM, Oct 2

    “Using multiple cloud providers is not riskier than using one: Each arrangement has its pros and cons. Prioritize these security areas in the multi-cloud environment.” – says Mike Bursell from The Enterprisers Project. READ MORE!

  • Data breaches now cost companies an average of $1....

    • 8:19 AM, Oct 2

    “The average cost of enterprise data breaches has risen to $1.41 million in 2018, up from $1.23 million in 2017, according to new research from Kaspersky. It’s estimated that there have already been 4,000 data breaches in the first half of 2019, affecting four billion users’ data.” – read more at TechRepublic.

  • Disaster recovery plans may overlook major outages

    • 8:11 AM, Oct 1

    “Disaster recovery needs to provide protection from natural disasters such as hurricanes, fires and floods, as well as cyberattacks that concern many IT pros.” – says Johnny Yu from TechTarget. Read more!

  • Is your cloud infrastructure secure?

    • 8:04 AM, Oct 1

    “CyberArk’s Global Advanced Threat Landscape Report 2019: Focus on Cloud found that 94 percent of the 1,000 global organisations surveyed used cloud services in some way, shape or form. And while cloud adoption generates great benefits for the business, many companies tend to forget that migrating to cloud also disrupts the traditional cybersecurity models they

  • Why cloud block storage deployments are on the ris...

    • 8:05 AM, Sep 30

    “The hyper-growth in the use of cloud storage over the past decade has been driven by low-cost object-based repositories, mainly due to the popularity of AWS S3. Business-critical workloads, however, remain stubbornly on premises where the most resilient block storage arrays reside. Earlier this year, our firm, the Taneja Group, conducted research on how cloud

  • Gap in cloud skills doubles in three years

    • 7:58 AM, Sep 30

    “90% of organisations have reported a lack of skills in multiple cloud disciplines and that the deficit has doubled over the last three years.” – says Bobby Hellard from CloudPro. READ MORE!